In partnership with the students of the Italian Studies Department of Chapman University, The Los Angeles Composers Collective dissect and interpret iconic pieces of Italian Literature for a fresh take on an old classic–The Italian Art song. On Saturday, March 9th at 8pm, this will be recorded by the podcast, “The Sounds, The Stories,” by BrewSessions Live, at 1888Center in Orange, CA.
Composers: Linda L. Rife, Derek Dobbs, Cassandra Venaglia, Jon Brenner, Danielle Rosaria, Kostas Rekleitis, and Brooke deRosa. Guest Musicians: Cristina Jones (soprano), Cris Law (countertenor), Cassandra Venaglia (soprano), Jillian Lopez (harp), Cosima Luther (violin), and David Mason (cello). Discussion with: LACC Composers, Dr. Federico Pacchioni, the Sebastian Paul and Marybelle Musco Chair in Italian, Chapman University, and students of Chapman University’s Italian Studies program.
The Sounds, The Stories is an eclectic music series featuring live performances and entertaining discussions with emerging and established artists.
A nine-part podcast series produced in partnership with Brew Sessions Live and supported by the Orange County Community Foundation, Jane Deming Fund. Watch short documentary edits of each program on YouTube. Join our mailing list and subscribe to the Creative + Cultural Podcast on Apple or Spotify.